‘Bad Guy’ Cells Unexpectedly Prove Vital

They Cause Allergies and Asthma, But They Also May Save Your Life https://youtu.be/7vRbIAeBLZQ Surprising discovery points to way to prevent life-threatening consequences of C. difficile infections diff kills one in seven infected in North … [Read more...]

Graduation and Diploma Ceremony 2016

May 22, 2016 153 Medical Students - members of the Class of 2016 - posed for pictures, walked the lawn, received a diploma, took the Hippocratic Oath, and became MDs today. We couldn't be more proud of Virginia's newest … [Read more...]

Medical Students Honor Anatomical Donors

The University of Virginia Health System has a small patient population who are silent. They make no appointments and have no further need of medical care. In fact, they arrive with a single purpose: to assist medical students. These patients have … [Read more...]

Medical Student Gets Dirty for a Cause

University of Virginia medical students are an impressive lot. As if being in med school is not challenging enough, many pursue extracurricular activities that give back to the community. Carl Buchholz, UVA School of Medicine Class of 2019, is one … [Read more...]

Rescue in the Appalachians: Students in Wilderness Medicine Course

The UVA School of Medicine offers a unique course in Wilderness Medicine which includes real life rescue simulations, such as rescuing a fallen, unresponsive hiker from the Appalachian Mountains, as shown in the video … [Read more...]